In this month’s issue of Texas Medicine, Dr. Lieberman had an insightful Q&A that reflects his deep knowledge about the food allergy epidemic. You can read it here.
Some highlights include:
8% of kids have a food allergy.
This rise in food allergies caught everyone (e.g. schools, restaurants, airlines) unprepared.
Texas has passed legislation to allow undesignated epinephrine in schools but more school outreach is needed.